Posts tagged as 'tiles'
Morgan Hall, Temple University by MGA Partners, 2014 Institutional Winner Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition, photo: © Halkin/Mason Architectural Photography LLC
Sponsored by the Confindustria Ceramica (the Italian Association of Ceramics) and the Italian Trade Commission, the Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition is the longest-running awards program of its kind, recognizing outstanding use of Italian ceramic tile, quality of installation, and overall design excellence. For the 2014 competition, projects were selected from across the North American continent in three categories; Residential, Commercial and Institutional. Here are some highlights.
Posted by Walter Phillips on 17.04.2014 - Tagged as: Mosa, tiles
‘Mosa Scenes’ tile collection by Mosa
During Milan Design Week 2014 Dutch ceramics brand Royal Mosa presented a sneak preview of its future plans with a special display of it’s latest tile collection, ‘Mosa Scenes’.
Posted by Walter Phillips on 23.02.2014 - Tagged as: LaSelva studio, tiles
‘Atlas’ ceramic module by LaSelva studio
Designers David Galvañ and Manuel Bañó of LaSelva studio have created a modular ceramic tile design that provides a frame with six positions that, when placed together, create a pattern similar to a maze.
Posted by Walter Phillips on 13.02.2014 - Tagged as: mosaic, Mosaico+, tiles
Crono design by Giugiaro Design for Mosaico+
In a series of new designs by Carlo dal Bianco and Giugiaro Design, tessera become a point in a fabric patiently woven by skilled hands, “an imaginary thread that draws, unites and leads into decoration’s enchanted maze” says Mosaico+.
Posted by Walter Phillips on 24.09.2013 - Tagged as: Dominic Lutyens, tiles
Tiles in seven, subtle shades of white, provided by Toni Cumella, clad a building designed by architect Pedro Campos Costa – a new addition to the existing Lisbon Oceanarium
Contemporary architects internationally are breathing new life into the old tradition of using ceramic elements on exteriors. The result are striking facades that marry expressive ornament with sustainability. (by Dominic Lutyens)
read this article in full on Architonic
Posted by Walter Phillips on 01.02.2013 - Tagged as: Daniel Becker, stove, tiles
‘Berlin’ stove tile by Daniel Becker
Daniel Becker’s ‘Berlin’ stove tile is a reinterpretation of a traditional stove tile which was widely used in the middle of the last century in Germany.
New collection of Arabic-inspired tiles by Sweden's Claesson Koivisto Rune; photo by Mårten Claesson
There is no need to question Sweden’s prolific design trio Claesson Koivisto Rune‘s flair when it comes to architecture and design (and anything in between for that matter), yet during this year’s edition of Stockholm Design Week we have discovered yet another talent of one of studio’s founders’ – Mårten Claesson’s – that of photography. As a friend of Architonic, Mårten has agreed to share his images with us and we can now present you with a selection of his skillfully composed photographs taken at an inspiring exhibition showcasing Claesson Koivisto Rune’s latest collection of colourful, ornamental tiles inspired by traditional Arabic geometric patterns. (more…)
'Fluidity' installation at MADE Expo 2011, presented by Tile of Spain, a collaboration between manufacturers Tempio, Ceracasa Ceramica, Decorativa, Natucer and Tau Ceramica
Ever the design scouts, we’d like to show all you ceramic lovers out there something we saw at this year’s MADE Expo in Milan.
Presented by Tile of Spain, high-end ceramics manufacturer Tempio, in collaboration with Ceracasa Ceramica, Decorativa, Natucer and Tau Ceramica, exhibited a unique installation that explores the relation between interior and exterior space, private and public, through, naturally, the medium of tiles.